Jim Packer will be honored with the executive of the year nod at the 26th Caucus Awards gala Dec. 7 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
The event, presented by the Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors, salutes significant achievements in the television industry.
Packer oversees all forms of TV distribution for MGM product, including free-to-air, cable, satellite and digital in the U.S. and Canada. He also oversees the MGM Channels Group.
Previous recipients of the award include Steve McPherson, Peter Chernin and Leslie Moonves.